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Melanoma

What Is Melanoma?Melanoma is the least common skin cancer which occurs in the United States, but it is also potentially the most deadly. Melanoma begins in the melanocytes, the cells which produce melanin, which is responsible for the skin?s color. Melanoma most often begins to develop in a mole, bu ... Continue Reading

Melanoma

What Is Melanoma?Melanoma is the least common skin cancer which occurs in the United States, but it is also potentially the most deadly. Melanoma begins in the melanocytes, the cells which produce melanin, which is responsible for the skin?s color. Melanoma most often begins ... Continue Reading

Medical Conditions and Skin Care Cosmetic Products

Most skin care cosmetic products are not regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA.) Therefore, caution is advised when using over the counter cosmetic products. While many do not produce the results made by the manufacturer, most are generally safe. However, there are products on the ... Continue Reading

Medical Conditions and Skin Care Cosmetic Products

Most skin care cosmetic products are not regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA.) Therefore, caution is advised when using over the counter cosmetic products. While many do not produce the results made by the manufacturer, most are generally safe. However, t ... Continue Reading

Medical Conditions and Blue Peel

The popular Blue Peel is performed in-office and will instantly improve the overall look and feel of your facial skin. It is made using a slow acting trichloroacetic acid (TCA) mixture and smoothed over the skin. The Blue Peel aids in the removal of dead skin cells and helps produce new skin cells. ... Continue Reading

Medical Conditions and Blue Peel

The popular Blue Peel is performed in-office and will instantly improve the overall look and feel of your facial skin. It is made using a slow acting trichloroacetic acid (TCA) mixture and smoothed over the skin. The Blue Peel aids in the removal of dead skin cells and helps ... Continue Reading

How to Reduce Post-Procedure Redness

Anti-aging and rejuvenating procedures like cosmetic surgery, laser treatments and even chemical peels can help eliminate the signs of aging, fine lines, wrinkles and sun spots. But keep in mind that they can also leave your skin red for days (and in some cases weeks). “Post-procedure redness occu ... Continue Reading

How to Reduce Post-Procedure Redness

Anti-aging and rejuvenating procedures like cosmetic surgery, laser treatments and even chemical peels can help eliminate the signs of aging, fine lines, wrinkles and sun spots. But keep in mind that they can also leave your skin red for days (and in some cases weeks). “Po ... Continue Reading

Get Your Legs Ready for Summer

As the weather gets warmer, you may be considering clothing options like shorts and skirts but, if you have varicose or spider veins on your legs, you may be hesitant to show them. However, the right vein treatment can let you feel good about showing your legs this summer. Unfortunately, varicose v ... Continue Reading

Get Your Legs Ready for Summer

As the weather gets warmer, you may be considering clothing options like shorts and skirts but, if you have varicose or spider veins on your legs, you may be hesitant to show them. However, the right vein treatment can let you feel good about showing your legs this summer. ... Continue Reading

Freckles

What are freckles?Freckles are harmless tan, brown or black flat spots that appear on areas of skin that have been exposed to the sun. Freckles are more common in those with lighter skin, red or blond hair, and in those who sunburn easily. Unlike age spots, freckles are common in childhood and fade ... Continue Reading

Freckles

What are freckles?Freckles are harmless tan, brown or black flat spots that appear on areas of skin that have been exposed to the sun. Freckles are more common in those with lighter skin, red or blond hair, and in those who sunburn easily. Unlike age spots, freckles are comm ... Continue Reading

Eczema: Causes and Top Treatments

Eczema is a skin condition that affects about 35 million Americans of all ages, including young children. It is an inflammation of the skin that often causes rashes of various degrees of severity. The skin can become rough, patchy, dry, red and blistery. The most common form of eczema is called atop ... Continue Reading

Eczema: Causes and Top Treatments

Eczema is a skin condition that affects about 35 million Americans of all ages, including young children. It is an inflammation of the skin that often causes rashes of various degrees of severity. The skin can become rough, patchy, dry, red and blistery. The most common form ... Continue Reading

Eczema

1) What is eczema?Eczema is a broad term used to describe a wide range of non-contagious skin conditions involving inflammation. In most individuals, eczema appears as a red, dry, itchy patch or series of patches which occur when the body?s immune system overreacts to an irritant. In men and women a ... Continue Reading

Eczema

1) What is eczema?Eczema is a broad term used to describe a wide range of non-contagious skin conditions involving inflammation. In most individuals, eczema appears as a red, dry, itchy patch or series of patches which occur when the body?s immune system overreacts to an irr ... Continue Reading

Conditions that Dermabrasion Treats

Dermabrasion is a skin resurfacing technique often reserved for more stubborn skin imperfections. A physician performs the procedure with a power tool that utilizes a spinning brush or sandpaper to remove skin layers. Read on for some of the conditions that Dermabrasion treats. Scars Chicken Continue Reading

Conditions that Dermabrasion Treats

Dermabrasion is a skin resurfacing technique often reserved for more stubborn skin imperfections. A physician performs the procedure with a power tool that utilizes a spinning brush or sandpaper to remove skin layers. Read on for some of the conditions that Dermabras ... Continue Reading

4 Men's Skin Care Tips and Treatments

In recent years, television shows like "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" introduced thousands of average guys to the idea that they can be manly men and still take better care of their skin. Since that show’s final broadcast in 2007, a lot of men are taking the time to take better care of their ski ... Continue Reading

4 Men's Skin Care Tips and Treatments

In recent years, television shows like "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" introduced thousands of average guys to the idea that they can be manly men and still take better care of their skin. Since that show’s final broadcast in 2007, a lot of men are taking the time to take ... Continue Reading

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